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Paperback. The Hansom cab is one of the most striking images of the Victorian city, but it was not the only type of cab in use during the Victorian and Edwardian periods. This title traces the origins of the horse cab and the improvements in its design in the period, and celebrates the cab drivers themselves, who had a reputation for quick-wittedness. Series: Shire Library. Num Pages: 32 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; TDP; WGC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 149 x 3. Weight in Grams: 84. New.
Publisher
Shire Publications Ltd
Number of pages
32
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
9780747804307
ISBN
9780747804307

€ 6.98

Map. Contains a set of 9 maps of England and Wales taken from early black and white Ordnance Survey sheets. Series: Victorian Maps, England and Wales 1897 S. BIC Classification: 1DBKW; HBTP1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 950 x 635. . New.
Publisher
Old House
Publication date
2005
Edition
Folded
Condition
New
SKU
9781873590430
ISBN
9781873590430

€ 12.23

Map. Contains a set of 9 maps of England and Wales taken from early black and white Ordnance Survey sheets. Series: Victorian Maps, England and Wales 1897 S. Num Pages: maps. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBTP1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 930 x 635 x 4. Weight in Grams: 104. New.
Publisher
Old House
Publication date
2005
Edition
Folded
Condition
New
SKU
9781873590461
ISBN
9781873590461

€ 14.36

Map. Contains a set of 9 maps of England and Wales taken from early black and white Ordnance Survey sheets. Series: Victorian Maps, England and Wales 1897 S. BIC Classification: HBTP; WQH; WTRM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 170 x 247 x 3. Weight in Grams: 112. New.
Publisher
Old House
Publication date
2005
Edition
Folded
Condition
New
SKU
9781873590478
ISBN
9781873590478

€ 24.32

Paperback. The fascinating history of 60 villages of the Peak District illustrated with old and modern pictures. Num Pages: 254 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMD; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 120 x 20. Weight in Grams: 570.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Number of pages
254
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848687288
ISBN
9781848687288

€ 38.99
€ 28.06

Hardcover. Editor(s): Quash, Ben; Rosen, Aaron; Reddaway, Chloe. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; AGR; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 151 x 224 x 35. Weight in Grams: 598.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784536619
ISBN
9781784536619

€ 115.17

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages, 50 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; 3JJH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 12. Weight in Grams: 210.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750961523
ISBN
9780750961523

€ 13.25

Paperback. The real inside story of the workhouse in the words of those who experienced the institution at first hand. A wide variety of sources - letters, poems, graffiti, autobiography, official testimonies and oral history - is used to create a vivid portrait of what really went on behind the doors of the workhouse. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; JFFA; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 155 x 15. Weight in Grams: 352.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752467498
ISBN
9780752467498

€ 16.38

Paperback. Personal memories of ordinary people give us a unique and powerful view of life in the past. This book collects the reminiscences of Ashton-under-Lyne people that describe many facets of their lives including many memories of their childhood, schooldays and working life - the good times and the not so good. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEY; WQH; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 316.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752421605
ISBN
9780752421605

€ 16.34

Paperback. Barrow-in-Furness grew from a tiny hamlet into the largest iron and steel centre on the world, and a major shipbuilding centre. This book draws together the memories of life on the Furness peninsula in Barrow itself, and Dalton and Askham, and the villages from a range of people. It includes photographs that capture the spirit of this unique area. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKENM; HBTB; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 250 x 172 x 9. Weight in Grams: 338.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750947435
ISBN
9780750947435

€ 16.38

Paperback. This book is part of a series, which combines the reminiscences of local people with old photographs and archived images to show the history of various local areas in Great Britain, through their streets, shops, pubs, and people. Series: Tempus Oral History Series. Num Pages: 128 pages, 100ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752420486
ISBN
9780752420486

€ 13.33

Paperback. An oral history of Brentwood Series: Tempus Oral History Series. Num Pages: 128 pages, 100ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 290.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752422473
ISBN
9780752422473

€ 18.36

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752460376
ISBN
9780752460376

€ 16.38

Paperback. Illustrated reminiscences of local people. Series: Tempus Oral History Series. Num Pages: 128 pages, 100ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 295.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752418865
ISBN
9780752418865

€ 16.38

Paperback. The book is illustrated with a wonderful selection of photographs that capture the spirit of this unique area over the past hundred years or so. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 235 x 8. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752463018
ISBN
9780752463018

€ 16.29

Paperback. Hornchurch was once a rural village, though it has now been swallowed up by Greater London. This nostalgic, moving and deeply personal set of recollections discusses this change. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 178 x 9. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752460369
ISBN
9780752460369

€ 16.29

Paperback. Before the advent of machines in the late 1950s, hop-picking was undertaken by an army of people, many of whom saw the countryside only during these four to six weeks of picking. This collection of reminiscences captures the lives of the hop-pickers in detail, from the preparation and anticipation before departure. Series: Chalford Oral History. Num Pages: 128 pages, 100ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; HBTD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752411309
ISBN
9780752411309

€ 16.34

Paperback. An oral history of Leigh-on-Sea Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 164 x 5. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752459387
ISBN
9780752459387

€ 16.34

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages, 50 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 162 x 8. Weight in Grams: 202.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752499185
ISBN
9780752499185

€ 16.34

Paperback. An oral history of Oldham Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752435442
ISBN
9780752435442

€ 16.29

Paperback. A history of Petersfield & District Series: Voices. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752431277
ISBN
9780752431277

€ 16.34

Paperback. Voices of Quedgeley & Hardwicke Series: Tempus Oral History Series. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; HBTD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 470.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752426556
ISBN
9780752426556

€ 16.38

Paperback. Offers a culmination of more than a year's research by Anthony Dodsworth helped by members of the Rawmarsh and Parkgate Local History Group and some of the students from St Pius X Catholic High School, Wath-upon-Dearne. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 167 x 11. Weight in Grams: 418.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448428
ISBN
9780752448428

€ 16.29

Paperback. Shoeburyness has witnessed a century of change, from the comings and goings of two world wars to its eventual absorption into its much larger neighbour, Southend. This book comprises the memories of more than fifty people who lived and worked in Shoeburyness between 1919 and 1970. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations, map. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 7. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752452234
ISBN
9780752452234

€ 16.34